Firepit pad – hearth pad of coal stoves protect the floor below from burning. And they prevent accidental fires and also protect the floor from excessive heat. And fire safety codes require the installation of fireplaces cushions for accidents and fire protection. Then both freestanding wood and coal stoves, fireplaces and masonry stoves require cushions. And hearth pad of freestanding stoves cover the entire floor space under the stove and extends around the stove. And then for making a heat-resistant limit. Then in masonry stoves fireplaces pillows makes the lowest part of the stove or fireplace. The fireplace is the hearth pad in a masonry fireplace. Then hearth pad are made of non-combustible heavy material that can withstand the weight of the free-standing stove or masonry stove.
Hearth pad prevent overheating and igniting the floor during a freestanding stove. And hearth plates also add to the beauty of the interior and make loading and cleaning both standalone and masonry stoves easier. Then hearth firepit pad also provide ember protection. As they form a fire resistant boundary extends around the perimeter of the stove.
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The size of the hearth pad depends on the size of the fireplace. Hearth pad should completely cover the floor below the fire pit and extends around the perimeter of the fire. Hearth pad must extend at least 16 inches in front of the fireplace and eight inches from the sides of the fireplace. And hearth firepit pad should extend eight inches from the back of the fireplace on a stand-alone stove is not place against a wall.